Dona Oliver (MacLaughlin), 88

Published 5:46pm Sunday, July 21, 2013

Born: April 28, 1925

Died: July 13, 2013

Dona Oliver (MacLaughlin), 88, passed away at 4 a.m. on July 13, 2013, in Niles.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 19, 2013, in Hoven Funeral Home, Buchanan with Pastor Nathan Babcock of Buchanan Christian Church officiating. Burial will be in Ft. Custer National Cemetery, at a later date.

She was born on April 28, 1925, to Floyd and Marjorie (Bailey) MacLaughlin in Buffalo, N.Y. On Sept. 9, 1943, in England, she married William Robert Oliver, who preceded her in death in 2008.

She is also preceded in death by both of her parents and one brother, Owen MacLaughlin.

Surviving family includes two daughters, Sandra (Terry) Stutzman, of Niles, and Marilyn Nelson, of England; five grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren

Arrangements have been entrusted to Hoven Funeral Home, Buchanan. Online condolences may be made at

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